Keynote Speaker

Prof Paul Dendale

Head of the Department of Cardiology

Jessa Hospital, Belgium

Prof Paul Dendale is a cardiologist, specialised in preventive cardiology and cardiac rehabilitation. He is the chairman of the Heart Centre Hasselt, a part of Jessa Hospital, a large non-university referral hospital and heads one of the largest centres for cardiac rehabilitation in Belgium. He is the current president of the European Association of Preventive Cardiology and a board member of the European Society of Cardiology. His research interests are the use of technology to improve preventive cardiology and rehabilitation e.g. tele-rehabilitation.